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Gender: Female Pronunciation: shahn Meaning of Sian: "God's gracious gift" Origin of Sian: Welsh variation of Jane

The name Sian is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "God's gracious gift". Sian and is often added to lists like Stylish Girls' Names That End in Consonants and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters".

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Simple and pretty and user-friendly, the Welsh Sian was used by U2's Dave "the Edge" Evans for his daughter.

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Famous People Named Sian

Jane Elizabeth Ailwên "Siân" Phillips, Welsh actress
Sian Charlesworth, English singer of group 'Parade'
Sian Mary Williams, Welsh journalist and newsreader
Sian Taylor, English actress
Sian Dean, Miss Supranational Gibraltar 2017
Sian Evans, Welsh singer of techno group Kosheen
Siân Rebecca Berry, English politician
Siân Mary Lloyd, Welsh TV presenter
Siân Catherine James, Welsh MP
Siân Reeves, English actress
Sian Brooke (born Sian Elizabeth Phillips), English actress
Siân James, Welsh novelist
Sian-Louise Pinnock, sister of singer Leigh-Anne Pinnock of group Little Mix
Sian Evans (b. 1997), daughter of musician The Edge
Sian Ryan, Australian children's performer, best known for being one of the child dancers on "The Wiggles"

Pop Culture References for the name Sian

Sian Ritchie, character on Australian TV show "City Homicide"
Sian Powers, character on Coronation Street
Sian Lovat, Chronicles of Syntax
Sian Owens, character from the television series "Hinterland"